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evacuation at canberra hospital after switchboard catches fire




more than 150 people have been evacuated from canberra hospital after a switchboard caught fire.the act emergency services agency said firefighters were called to the incident about 5.40pm. act fire & rescue was called to the incident about 5.40pm.  photo: karleen minney"the switchboard is still sm...



evacuation at canberra hospital after switchboard catches fire




canberra hospital's emergency department has been affected and all elective surgeries have been cancelled after a switchboard caught fire on wednesday evening.up to 60 people were evacuated from the hospital as fire crews worked through the night to extinguish the blaze in the early hours of thursd...



evacuation at canberra hospital after switchboard catches fire




canberra hospital's emergency department has been affected and all elective surgeries cancelled after a switchboard caught fire on wednesday evening. act fire & rescue was called to the incident about 5.40pm.  photo: karleen minneyup to 60 people were evacuated from the hospital as fire crews wor...



slaughterhouse switchboard explosion injures five at ipswich




five maintenance workers have been injured by an explosion and fire at an abattoir near ipswich on saturday morning.the incident happened at the dinmore meatworks in riverview about 9am and was caused by an exploding switchboard. emergency services were called about 9am to the meatworks after a swi...



canberra hospital switchboard identified as high or extreme risk months ago




ten months ago, health officials said canberra hospital's electrical systems were an "extreme and high risk" and said it was going to tender to fix them.it is unclear whether anything has happened since, but this week 60 patients were evacuated and surgeries were cancelled after a fire at the hospit...



mater hospital patients evacuated after fire




patients have been evacuated from south brisbane's mater hospital due to a fire and heavy smoke.seven fire crews turned up to the scene about 5.30pm, following reports of heavy smoke on level nine.a queensland fire and emergency services spokesman said fire crews used extinguishers to put out the sm...



firefighters called to canberra hospital after smell of gas




emergency services have been called back to canberra hospital after another incident, although no evacuations have been required this time.earlier this week, 60 patients were evacuated and surgeries were cancelled after a fire at the hospital's electrical switchroom on wednesday night. the canberr...



firefighters called to canberra hospital after smell of gas




emergency services have been called back to canberra hospital after another incident, although no evacuations have been required this time.earlier this week, 60 patients were evacuated and surgeries were cancelled after a fire at the hospital's electrical switchroom on wednesday night. the canberr...



irish sun - house in west dublin catches fire woman leaps out of window




woman in her 30s jumped out of the bedroom window woman was rushed to tallaght hospital with smoke inhalationher injuries are not believed to be life threateningdublin, ireland - after a fire broke out at a west dublin home on wednesday night, a woman in her 30s as forced to jump out of her two-stor...



melbourne express: wednesday, march 29, 2017




a mattress set alight on the sixth floor corridor of the housing commission flats at 125 napier street caused this morning's fire and mass-evacuation, the mfb said.four people have been taken to hospital, including one man who is in a critical condition.a firefighter who suffered smoke inhalation w...



brisbane cbd building evacuated, drenched by sprinklers after fire alarm




fire crews rushed to a brisbane cbd building on sunday as fire alarms sounded and sprinklers drenched the building for the second time in three months.water was cascading down the front steps of the turbot street building as crews worked to discover what had set off the alarms. firefighters respond ...



irish sun - fire breaks out at a protected building in ennis gardai launch probe




gardaí are investigating the cause of the fire fire broke out at the former our lady’s psychiatric hospital at dulick in ennisfour units of the fire brigade located a fire in a hall adjacent to the main buildingclare, ireland - a fire at the former our lady’s psychiatric hospital at dulick in e...



women with breast cancer can get free reconstructions at the canberra hospital




women who need a breast reconstruction after cancer are being asked to consider being referred to the plastic surgery department at the canberra hospital where they can have the procedure done for free rather than going through the private system and paying $20,000 or more.canberra plastic surgeon ...



former racing champion ashwin sundar, wife charred to death as bmw catches fire




former national racing champion ashwin sundar and his wife niveditha died in a mishap at mrc nagar here today.according to police sources, the car in which the two were traveling caught fire after it hit a roadside tree. sundar and his wife were charred to death inside the vehicle, the police source...



irish sun - dublin fire brigade lead dramatic rescue operation after apartment b




four adults and three children were rescued and hospitalised none of the injuries were seriousincident took place in the apartment block near the square in tallaghtdublin, ireland - the dublin fire brigade led a dramatic rescue operation after an apartment block in tallaght caught fire. the inciden...



confusion, anger as residents flee fitzroy flat blaze




residents who were evacuated from a high-rise housing commission flat in fitzroy when fire broke out say their lives were placed in further danger, claiming fire alarms on their levels did not go off to alert them to the blaze.the fire, contained to the sixth floor of the 20-storey napier street b...



canberra raiders captain jarrod croker expects wests tigers to "match fire with




returning canberra raiders captain jarrod croker says "there is no denying we need a win" and is expecting the wests tigers to "match fire with fire".off-field dramas have dogged the wests camp in recent weeks after revelations surfaced about disgraced former centre tim simona betting on games he...



act firefighters battling house fire in ngunnawal




investigations are under way into the cause of a house fire at ngunnawal in gungahlin in canberra's northern suburbs.the blaze took hold of a three bedroom in minnta place, ngunnawal, just off karragang circuit. act esa firefighters are battling a house blaze at ngunnawal, canberra. photo: jessic...



'walkability' linked to reduced hospital costs, admissions: university of canber




​neighbourhoods designed to encourage people to walk to and from the shops and public transport will help reduce hospital costs and admissions linked to residents, new canberra research shows.the research project, from the university of canberra's health research institute, has revealed a relation...



confusion, anger as residents flee fitzroy flat blaze




residents who were evacuated from a high-rise housing commission flat in fitzroy when fire broke out say their lives were placed in further danger, claiming fire alarms on their levels did not go off to alert them to the blaze.the fire, contained to the sixth floor of the 20-storey napier street b...



fire burning out of control near michelago




a grass fire burning out of control near michelago has burnt 60 hectares, but is not directly threatening properties in the area. the nsw rural fire service has sent 14 crews to fight the blaze burning in lovegrass south of canberra.  the nsw rural fire service has sent 14 crews to fight the blaze...



act rural fire service conducting hazard reduction burn tuesday evening




the act rural fire service will conduct a hazard reduction burn in the paddy's river area off tidbinbilla road in canberra's south west on tuesday.the burn will start at 5pm and take place over 60 hectares at the lambrigg property. residents should expect to see smoke from canberra's south west duri...



irish sun - massive blaze in waterford apartment block sends woman four firefigh




waterford city fire station dealt with the blaze woman in her 20s rescued, but remains in a serious conditionfour firefighters too were hospitalised for smoke inhalationwaterford, dublin - the waterford city fire station is said to have dealt with a massive blaze at an apartment block in waterford t...



major fire at china hotel traps unknown number of people




a major fire at a multi-storey luxury hotel in east china's jiangxi province today trapped an unknown number of people, authorities said. the blaze on the second floor of hna platinum mix hotel in provincial capital nanchang began this morning, fire fighters said.more than 10 construction workers we...



fire forces evacuation of ato building, closure of elizabeth street in brisbane




the australian taxation office on elizabeth street in the brisbane cbd was evacuated on friday afternoon after smoke was seen pouring into the building through ceiling vents.emergency services responded about 1.40pm and locked down the area, with fire crews going to the second level of the building...